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              Refugee

              Refugee (Paperback)

              By Gratz, Alan

              • RRP: $19.99
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              Three different kids. One mission in common: ESCAPE. Josef is a Jewish boy in 1930s Nazi Germany. With the threat of concentration camps looming, he and his family board a ship bound for the other side of the world. Isabel is a Cuban girl in 1994. With riots and unrest plaguing h...er country, she and her family set out on a raft, hoping to find safety and freedom in America. Mahmoud is a Syrian boy in 2015. With his homeland torn apart by violence and destruction, he and his family begin a long trek toward Europe. All three young people will go on harrowing journeys in search of refuge. All will face unimaginable dangersfrom drownings to bombings to betrayals. But for each of them, there is always the hope of tomorrow. And although Josef, Isabel, and Mahmoud are separated by continents and decades, surprising connections will tie their stories together in the end
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              ISBN 9781742997681
              Published NZ 1 Jun 2018
              Publisher SCHOLASTIC AUSTRALIA PTY LTD
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              Rowley Jefferson's Awesome Friendly Spooky Stories

              Rowley Jefferson's Awesome Friendly Spooky Stories (Paperback)

              By Kinney, Jeff

              • RRP: $17.99
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              Grab a flashlight, crawl under the covers, and dive into the twisted, unexpectedly hilarious world of Rowley Jefferson's imagination. You'll meet zombies, vampires, ghosts, and much more in these comically terrifying tales. Rowley's spooky stories might leave you laughing, but be...ware-you could end up sleeping with the lights on! And don't miss Rowley Jefferson's first two awesome friendly books, the instant #1 bestsellers Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid- Rowley Jefferson's Journal and Rowley Jefferson's Awesome Friendly Adventure!
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              ISBN 9781761043956
              Published NZ 26 Mar 2021
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 8-12 years
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              The Outsiders

              The Outsiders (Paperback)

              By Hinton, S. E.

              • RRP: $21.00
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              The Outsiders by S E Hinton is a ground-breaking, timeless story by a brilliant writer. '...the hand at the back of my neck was strong. I'm drowning, I thought ...' The Socs' idea of having a good time is beating up Greasers like Ponyboy. Ponyboy knows what to expect and knows he... can count on his brothers and friends - until the night someone takes things too far. The original teenage rebel story.
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              ISBN 9780141368887
              Released NZ 3 Apr 2017
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series The Originals
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              The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

              The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian (Paperback)

              By Alexie, Sherman

              • RRP: $22.00
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              Suitable for young adults, this book tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist who leaves his school on the Spokane Indian Reservation to attend an all-white high school. It chronicles contemporary adolescence as seen through the eyes of one Native American boy.

              ISBN 9781783442010
              Released NZ 2 Mar 2015
              Publisher Andersen Press Ltd
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              Locked Down
               

              Locked Down (Paperback)

              By Bas, Jessica Le; Illustrated by Morris, Toby

              • RRP: $18.99
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              The deadly influenza pandemic XB276 is sweeping the country. Twelve-year-old Zac wakes up one morning to the news that everyone must stay home. He can't leave the house for weeks, or even months. Pretty soon he's facing running out of food, with no electricity, no telephone and n...o internet. The only people he can count on are his family and closest neighbours. As Zac faces each new challenge living under lockdown, he discovers resources he never knew he had - and mysteries begging to be solved. This prescient and gripping novel about a nation in lockdown was written following the H1N1 global pandemic. It won a Storylines Junior Fiction Award in 2011.
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              ISBN 9780143775331
              Published NZ 2 Feb 2021
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 8-12 years
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              New Zealand Disasters: Our Response, Resilience and Recovery
               

              New Zealand Disasters: Our Response, Resilience and Recovery (Hardback)

              By Gill, Maria; Illustrated by Ivancic, Marco

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              New Zealanders have endured phenomenal natural and human disasters throughout the ages. This inspiring book, by Maria Gill and Marco Ivancic, documents some of these key moments in our history and, more importantly, how we responded and grew stronger as a result.

              ISBN 9781775436218
              Published NZ 1 Feb 2021
              Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
              Interest Age 8-12 years
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              First Encounters: New Zealand 1642-1840
                

              First Encounters: New Zealand 1642-1840 (Paperback)

              Edited by Ell, Gordon; Ell, Sarah

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              * Compelling tales from the journals of first Europeans in Aotearoa * Targeted extracts supported by extensive illustration and fact boxes * Fourth title in The NZ Series, non-fiction aimed at readers aged 12+

              ISBN 9780947506902
              Published NZ 7 Apr 2021
              Publisher Oratia Media
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Series The NZ Series
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              MY NEW ZEALAND STORY: JOURNEY TO TANGIWAI
               

              MY NEW ZEALAND STORY: JOURNEY TO TANGIWAI (Paperback)

              By Hill, David; Illustrated by Stapleton, Minky

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              MY NZ STORY JOURNEY TANGAWAI

              ISBN 9781775436386
              Published NZ 1 Jun 2021
              Publisher Scholastic New Zealand Limited
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series My New Zealand Story
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              The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

              The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas (Paperback)

              By Boyne, John

              • RRP: $17.99
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              Nine-years-old Bruno has a lot of things on his mind. Who is the Fury? Why did he make them leave their nice home in Berlin to go to 'Out-With'? And who are all the sad people in striped pyjamas on the other side of the fence? The grown-ups won't explain so Bruno decides there is... only one thing for it - he will have to explore this place alone.
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              ISBN 9780099572862
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2012
              Publisher Vintage
              Interest Age Children / Young Adults
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              The Hate U Give

              The Hate U Give (Paperback)

              By Thomas, Angie

              • RRP: $21.99
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              A powerful and brave YA novel about what prejudice looks like in the 21st century.

              ISBN 9781406372151
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2017
              Publisher Walker Books
              Interest Age 13+ years
              Availability
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